Meckenburg County’s Compost is certified organic through the Organic Materials Review Institute!

Mulch & Compost For Sale
at All County Full Service Recycling Centers

In Mecklenburg County, we process leaves, brush, grass, (aka yard waste) to create high-quality mulch and compost products. You can use our mulch and compost for your plant beds, flower gardens and lawns and it will reward you with beautiful results.

Huge Savings Compared to Retail Garden Stores
Please visit the Fee Booth for any mulch or compost materials


Brushwood & Hardwood Mulch

Select Hardwood
Various Different Shades
Come Choose The Right One!


Both loose bulk & bagged compost available


Compost Central & Recycling Center or Foxhole Landfill & Recycling Center Only.
Mecklenburg County only accepts Credit Card sales of Master Card, Visa and Discover. Our fee collection booths do not accept cash.

Need compost or mulch delivered?

Contact: 24K Hauling for prices and hours of operation in one of the following ways:
E-Mail: / Phone: (704) 916-9379
Contact: Walker Home Improvement for prices and hours of operation in one of the following ways:
E-Mail: / Phone: (704) 501-6258

Bagged Compost

$3.65 per bag.
+ Tax per bag
1.0 cubic ft. BAGS of COMPOST

Loose Compost

Starts at $20/cubic yard
A cubic yard of Compost is approximately twenty 40lb bags.

-Compost (1-29 cubic yds) – $18.65/yd3 + tax

-Compost (30-99 cubic yds) – $18.00/yd3 + tax

-Compost (100-499 cubic yds) – $16.50/yd3 + tax
All orders over 5 cubic yards must be picked up from the Compost Central location at 140 Valleydale Rd.

Bagged Mulch

Bagged Compost is only available at the Foxhole Recycling Center and Compost Central Recycling Center.

$2.50 per bag.
+ Tax per bag
1.5 cubic ft. BAGS of MULCH

FREE Bulk Brush Mulch Through February 28, 2023! 

(Brush mulch only)

Hardwood and Select Mulch $15/yd3 + tax

Dyed/Colored Mulch $26/yd3 + tax (Coming in SPRING 2023)

*A cubic yard (yd3) of Mulch is approximately ten 40lb bags

Contact Us


Email Us at:
Use our recorded Infoline at: 980-314-3867 (DUMP)
We are seeking additional partnerships with interested delivery companies to deliver mulch and compost.

Please contact us at if you are interested in being a delivery firm for us.